Kendria LaFleur is an award-winning anchor and multimedia journalist(MMJ) in her hometown of Lafayette, Louisiana at KATC-TV3. Kendria shoots, edits and writes her own stories. She also anchors the weekend newscasts.
She began her career at KATC in 2015. During this time she gained knowledge and experience on how to shoot, write and edit her own stories. She’s grown a love and passion for being a storyteller. As an MMJ she always challenges herself to showcase her creativity in her stories. Especially with stand-ups, which recently earned her the “MMJ of the Year” award from the Louisiana Association of Broadcasters.
Kendria has covered national stories such as the shooting death of Alton Sterling along with protests that followed. She’s also covered countless natural disasters in Louisiana. She's passionate about sharing stories that inform and create inspiration within her community. She also loves to volunteer, travel, cook and attend concerts.
To contact Kendria, send an email to Kendria.LaFleur@katctv.com.